Facebook has announced that it is giving people a chance to tell their friends even more about what they like. With the introduction of a â€śLikeâ€ť button that will appear on partner sites, Facebook users can easily share content that they find â€śvaluableâ€ť with their Facebook friends. So we are now left to wonder if the new feature for Facebook will be a winner or like, a loser.
The Wall Street Journal reports from the f8 Facebook developer conference
A centerpiece of the changes involves a simple button, offered to other Web sites, that says “Like.” For free, other Web sites can install a Facebook “Like” button that users can click on to signal their interest in a piece of content, such as a band or an article. The user’s approval then shows up on his or her Facebook page, with a link back to the site.